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Overcoming human frailty

From the June 2013 issue of The Christian Science Journal


“What is man, that thou art mindful of him? and the son of man, that thou visitest him? For thou hast made him a little lower than the angels, and hast crowned him with glory and honour” ( Psalms 8:4, 5 ). Imagine! We are a “little lower than the angels,” or, as Dummelow’s Bible Commentary states: “Man, the only creature made in God’s image, stands nearest to Him in the ranks of the universe” (p.